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  1. Awareness campaign shows signs of delaying onset of drug-resistant gonorrhea in UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    Gonorrhea threatens to become resistant to all antibiotics used to treat it. Campaigns in the UK to raise awareness of drug resistance have shown some success in slowing onset of treatment failure, a new study shows.

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  2. Signs of success in delaying onset of drug-resistant gonorrhoea in UKRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of gonorrhoea treatment failure it is essential that individuals: The last remaining antibiotics used to treat gonorrhea (cefixime and ceftriaxone) in England and Wales are becoming less effective. But recent changes in prescribing practice, based ...

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  3. Emerging Drug Resistance May Up Gonorrhea IncidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Mental Help Net

    Ciprofloxacin resistance may be tied to increased gonorrhea incidence, according to a report published in the April issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Emerging Infectious Diseases .

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  4. New approach to gonorrhea treatmentRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Medical News Today

    Researchers at Oregon State University have discovered novel proteins in, or on the surface of the bacteria that causes gonorrhea , which offer a promising new avenue of attack against a venereal disease that is showing increased resistance to the antibiotics used to treat it.

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  5. Douglas County reports increase in syphilis casesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The News-Review

    ... the infection has already caused or prevent contracting the disease again. The county has also seen a spike in gonorrhea cases, with 15 reported since Jan. 1, compared to an average of fewer than two cases a year. Gonorrhea symptoms can include ...

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  6. OSU scientists may be close to discovering new gonorrhea treatmentRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Business Journal

    Oregon State University researchers' work related to gonorrhea could help treat the second-most commonly reported infectious disease in the U.S. Novel proteins discovered by Oregon State University researchers offer a promising new avenue to treat gonorrhea, one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases and one that is becoming more and more ... (more)

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  7. OSU scientists may be close to discovering new gonorrhea treatmentRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Business Journal

    Oregon State University researchers' work related to gonorrhea could help treat the second-most commonly reported infectious disease in the U.S. Novel proteins discovered by Oregon State University researchers offer a promising new avenue to treat gonorrhea, one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases and one that is becoming more and more ... (more)

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  8. Proteins discovered in gonorrhea may offer new approach to treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Researchers at Oregon State University have discovered novel proteins in, or on the surface of the bacteria that causes gonorrhea, which offer a promising new avenue of attack against a venereal disease that is showing increased resistance to the antibiotics used to treat it.

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  9. It's all fun and games until your gonorrhea can't be curedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | She Knows

    There are some frightening superbugs out there, but none is more likely to make you swear by monogamy than drug resistant gonorrhea.

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  10. CDC warns about antibiotic-resistant gonorrheaRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Seattle Gay News

    This is a concern because gonorrhea is one of the most common STDs in the United States, with some 820,000 cases diagnosed every year.

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  11. How Do Antibiotics Work?Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 19 | LiveScience

    Before the 20th century, there were no effective treatments for infections caused by bacteria, including pneumonia, tuberculosis, gonorrhea, rheumatic fever and urinary tract infections.

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  12. Ciprofloxacin Resistance and Gonorrhea Incidence Rates in 17 Cities, United States, 1991 - "2006Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Antimicrobial drug resistance can hinder gonorrhea prevention and control efforts.

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  13. We Are Running Out of Drugs to Treat GonorrheaRead the original story

    Monday Mar 17 | The Stranger

    Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are sounding the alarm about antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea, which threatens to pose a "major public health challenge" in the coming years.

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  14. Gonorrhea Slowly Becoming Impossible to TreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | KPTM

    ... on the verge of becoming incurable - by anything. New research by the Centers for Disease and Control showed that gonorrhea has become resistant to most of the antibiotics used to treat it in the past. From 1991 to 2006, researchers collected data ...

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  15. Gonorrhea On The Verge Of Being Untreatable, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) WarnsRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | BioSpace

    The CDC has issued a report detailing its findings in attempting to trace the increasing difficulty in treating gonorrhea, a sexually transmitted disease that can cause severe discomfort, serious medical problems for both genders and in very rare cases, death.

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  16. Recommendations and Reports: Recommendations for the Laboratory-Based ...Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... for the diagnosis of chlamydial and gonococcal infections. Laboratories should use NAATs to detect chlamydia and gonorrhea except in cases of child sexual assault involving boys and rectal and oropharyngeal infections in prepubescent girls and when ...

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  17. CDC warns that gonorrhea on verge of being untreatableRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The CDC has issued a report detailing its findings in attempting to trace the increasing difficulty in treating gonorrhea, a sexually transmitted disease that can cause severe discomfort, serious medical problems for both genders and in very rare cases, death.

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  18. The CDC Is Warning That We're Running Out Of Drugs To Treat GonorrheaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | ThinkProgress

    Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are sounding the alarm about antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea, which threatens to pose a "major public health challenge" in the coming years.

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  19. Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea Is On The Rise In The USRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Rates of super-gonorrhea - an antibacterial resistant form of the sexually transmitted disease - are rising in cities around the country, according to a new study.

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  20. STD numbers continue to climb on the RezRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Char-Koosta News

    ... to care about what they bring to the hill. What they are bringing and planting on the hill are STDs, in particular gonorrhea and chlamydia. The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services recently released its 2013 STD report and it has ... 1 comment